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Somerset Xu Hui Shanghai

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Sydney, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Staff is extremely friendly, helpful and polite. Apartment is very new and clean with a balcony with great night views. Kitchen is well equipped with a washing machine/dryer. Apartment has great facilities - swimming pool, gym, children's play room and a tennis court. Breakfast has a great variety however number of guests allowed to dine for free is limited. Apartment... More 

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Tina L, General Manager at Somerset Xu Hui Shanghai, responded to this review

Dear Customer We were delighted to learn that you enjoyed your stay with us. At the same time, we are happy to have met your expectations in service and quality standards. Receiving such positive feedback from our residents motivates us to further improve our commitment to delivering good service. Once again, thank you for your valued patronage. From all of... More 

Shanghai, China
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Really enjoyed myself. Excellent access to Metro. Staff friendly and knowledgeable. Breakfast was a nice cross section Chinese and Western food. Gym adequate. Pool looked nice but did not swim. Surrounding neighborhood had several delightful surprises. Did not fee like I was in a huge city.

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Tina L, Manager at Somerset Xu Hui Shanghai, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing Somerset Xu Hui Shanghai. We are delighted to know that you were enjoyed the stay and service. Looking forward to welcoming you in the near future. thank you and all the best! More 

Tehran, Iran
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is a nice apartment , very well clean and it is recommended to stay with Family. The breakfast was only local type which was not my choice and the swimming pool was nice but water temperature was cold for kids. Location seems not the best but relatively OK to my consideration.

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Tina L, Manager at Somerset Xu Hui Shanghai, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing Somerset Xu Hui Shanghai as your prefered accommodation. We appreciate your supports and looking forward to welcoming you again soon. More 

Brisbane, Australia
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51 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We're in Shanghai to visit the new Disneyland and the Somerset Xu Hui is seriously the perfect accommodation for visiting families. We are in a 3 bedroom apartment style room with 2 full bathrooms. There is a kitchen (with a washing machine) & lounge area with a couch & dvd player and a full dining area. Having come from small... More 

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Tina L, General Manager at Somerset Xu Hui Shanghai, responded to this review

Dear Customer We were delighted to learn that you enjoyed your stay with us. At the same time, we are happy to have met your expectations in service and quality standards. Receiving such positive feedback from our residents motivates us to further improve our commitment to delivering good service. Once again, thank you for your valued patronage. From all of... More 

Tokyo, Japan
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Good location and cleaness, they have what we look for our business trip. Since it's quiet location, taxi driver could not find the place some time. The break fast could be improved, I always walk and grab coffe at the coffee shop instead of having break fast at the hotel.

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Tina L, Manager at Somerset Xu Hui Shanghai, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing Somerset Xu Hui Shanghai as your prefereed accommodation. We are now reviewing our breakfast menu and hope can see the improvement in the near future. We appreciated your supports and looking forward to welcoming you soon. More 

London, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2016

We stayed only 2 nights, excellent location to go an explore, the underground is just 2 minutes away. Also there are nice shops and restaurants and bar nearby. Try to get a room on a high floor. Staff also very friendly. If you want to use the swimming pool you need to wear a swimming cap.

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Tina L, General Manager at Somerset Xu Hui Shanghai, responded to this review

Dear Customer We were delighted to learn that you enjoyed your stay with us. At the same time, we are happy to have met your expectations in service and quality standards. Receiving such positive feedback from our residents motivates us to further improve our commitment to delivering good service. Once again, thank you for your valued patronage. From all of... More 

Beijing, China
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2016

The room is not very big, but very clean and pretty cozy. HBO channel is good, but for some reason I can only see a few channel, and I was watching the same channel for a week. Gym and swimming pool are not bad. Breakfast ., wel , it's ok, it's just what we usually eat but not very delicious.... More 

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Tina L, Manager at Somerset Xu Hui Shanghai, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to tell us about your recent stay and we are delighted to know that your stay with us is an excellent one. Your feedback will be shared with the entire team at Somerset Xu Hui Shanghai. Feedback such as yours inspire us to continually provide and improve the level of service that... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016

I have been staying in this service apartment for many trips (stretch of 5 to 8 days) and it has never fail to impress me with their high level of service standards from their staff. Even though I realised that they are running on a tight staff strength, but all level of services are never compromised e.g. from the frontdesk,... More 

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Thank you for choosing Somerset Xu Hui Shanghai. We appreciated your continue supports and looking forward to welcoming you soon. More 

Perth, Australia
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9 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2016 via mobile

Booked 3 2 bedroom executive rooms and very impressed with the spaciousness and quality of the rooms Newly renovated Location was poor but mrt just across the road and get to anywhere in Shanghai via mrt which was very easy to navigate Only disappointment was being charged adult prices (about 18 aud ) for breakfast for 3 children aged 11... More 

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Tina L, Manager at Somerset Xu Hui Shanghai, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing Somerset Xu Hui Shanghai. We appreciated your feedback and glad to know that you and family were satisfied with the service. We look forward to welcoming you soon. More 

Sydney, Australia
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10 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2016

I stayed at Somerset XuHui for ten days over Xmas/NewYear 2015 in a 1 Br Executive Suite. I had earlier requested to be allocated a high floor apartment and Somerset responded by putting me in suite no. 2503 which was very satisfactory. (Thanks Somerset). The apartment was very nice and apparently newly renovated with everything virtually brand new. Kitchen/bathroom facilities... More 

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Tina L, Owner at Somerset Xu Hui Shanghai, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing Somerset Xu Hui Shanghai. We appreciated your supports and glad to know that you were satisfied with our service and quality. We looking forward to welcoming you in the near future. Thank you. More 

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Staying in Former French Concession

Neighborhood Profile
Former French Concession
While there are technical borders to the area formerly governed by the French in Shanghai, the "French Concession" of today is an amorphous neighborhood that is a favorite of the city's foreign residents. While it is mostly within the Xuhui district, residents will sometimes include parts of Jing'an and Luwan in their mental maps of the Former French Concession. The area seems frozen in time, characterized by quiet, tree-lined avenues, French-style villas, interesting boutiques, lively bars and quaint cafes that are not typical of China. All of these mix and mingle with local life as Chinese markets and lanehouse communities are peppered throughout. Denizens of the Former French Concession can spectate a mahjong game on the street or get their bike checked at a tiny bike repair store on the way to their refurbished apartment tucked away among Chinese family homes.
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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Breakfast
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Tennis Court
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Free Breakfast
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
An ideal location for utives and their families, Somerset Xu Hui is centrally located in the heart of Shanghai’s prestigious Xu Hui residential district. It is minutes drive away from the Xujiahui Commercial Centre, which offers a wide array of fashionable shopping, gourmet cuisine and entertainment. International culinary, academic, cultural and social pursuits can be found at the nearby Huaihai Road. Free musical and drama performances can also be enjoyed at the adjacent Xujiahui Park. Combining tranquility with convenience, Somerset Xu Hui offers a large range of apartments, each complete with a spacious living and dining area, a fully-equipped kitchen, a top-quality home entertainment system and broadband internet access. Our 24-hour security system provides a safe environment for you and your family. For a balanced lifestyle, Somerset Xu Hui organizes Reservations residents’ programmes, including group gatherings, city explorations and sports activities. For recreation, relax and enjoy our fitness centre, swimming pool, jacuzzi and sauna. Our helpful, caring staff and personalized attention is the core of our signature Heartware service, which is our commitment to tailor each residence to your individual needs. Conducting business at Somerset Xu Hui is easy and convenient. With WiFi zones and our efficient Business Centre, you will have complete business connectivity from the comfort of your home. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Somerset Xu Hui Shanghai

Address: No.888 Shaanxi Nan Road, Xuhui District, Shanghai 200031, China
Location: China > Shanghai Region > Shanghai > Former French Concession , Dapuqiao
Price Range: $133 - $236 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Somerset Xu Hui Shanghai 4*
Number of rooms: 167
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